Anthony Burgess

English writer of satirical novels (1917-1993)
Syn: ↑Burgess
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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Anthony Burgess [Anthony Burgess]
(1917–93) an English writer, best known for his novel A Clockwork Orange (1962). He wrote many different types of novel, including Earthly Powers (1980), a description of the main events of the 20th century from the point of view of an imaginary character. He also wrote books and newspaper articles about literature and music, and several pieces of ↑classical music.

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  • Anthony Burgess — John Anthony Burgess Wilson (* 25. Februar 1917 in Manchester; † 25. November 1993 in London), besser bekannt unter seinem Künstlernamen Anthony Burgess, war ein britischer Schriftsteller und Komponist. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Anthony Burgess — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Burgess. Anthony Burgess Anthony Burgess, de son nom complet John Anthony Burgess Wilson, est un écrivain et linguiste britannique, né le 25 février 1917 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Anthony Burgess — John Anthony Burgess Wilson (25 de febrero de 1917 25 de noviembre de 1993) fue un famoso escritor y músico británico. Nació en la ciudad de Manchester, Inglaterra. Su madre murió cuando era aún un niño en 1918. Burgess trabajó como oficial de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Anthony Burgess — n. (1917 1993) English writer who wrote the novel A Clockwork Orange …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Anthony Burgess Center — The Anthony Burgess Center of the University of Angers, France, exists to honor the memory of the 20th century English novelist Anthony Burgess. It houses a collection of books, manuscripts, scores, and other items belonging to Burgess donated by …   Wikipedia

  • The Real Life of Anthony Burgess — is a biography of the novelist and critic Anthony Burgess by Andrew Biswell, a lecturer in the English department of Manchester Metropolitan University.Biswell wrote his doctoral thesis on Burgess s fiction and journalism. The biography, semi… …   Wikipedia

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